• Magnetism

    Pronunciation

    • UK enPR: mägnĕtĭzm, IPA: /ˈmæɡ.nəˌtɪz.əm/
    • Hyphenation: mag + ne + tism

    Origin

    magnet + -ism

    Full definition of magnetism

    Noun

    magnetism

    (uncountable)
    1. The property of being magnetic
    2. The science which treats of magnetic phenomena.
    3. Power of attraction; power to excite the feelings and to gain the affections.

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